Ukraine will hold rocket fire near Crimea when it deems it necessary, said Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak.




They will be regular as much as we need to hold them along with other exercises”, he said. At that, he noted that Kiev is not going to ask permission to conduct exercises on Ukrainian territory.


On December 1, 2016, Ukraine held Air Force missile firing exercises in the south of the country. Even before the exercise, Kiev said that exercise would affect including Crimean airspace. In response, Moscow threatened to destroy both the missiles and launchers if they pose a hazard. “Medusa” briefly tells about the next aggravation of the territorial dispute between Russia and Ukraine.